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Snoqualmie honors the time and dedication offered by city volunteers

The time and effort many citizens put into making the city a better place was recognized on Wednesday, April 10, as the city of Snoqualmie… Continue reading

 

Preschool lead teacher Nikki Slaght helps her toddler class write their names. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Encompass making a difference in the Valley and beyond.

Encompass offer a host of programs for children and families.

 

The King County Sheriff’s Office Marine Rescue Dive Unit will present a talk on river safety and river rescue and recovery at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 15, at the Sallal Grange & Community Hall in North Bend. Courtesy photo

Sallal Grange to host river safety talk April 15

King County Sheriff’s Office Marine Rescue Dive Unit

  • Mar 28, 2019

 

Paige Bisbee, of Bellevue is a paid employee at Davis Wright Tremaine in Bellevue. As part of the law firm’s inclusive program, Bisbee distributes snacks and office supplies to her co-workers. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

People with disabilities find purpose through new employment opportunities

Paige Bisbee of Bellevue finds employment at Davis Wright Tremaine

Paige Bisbee, of Bellevue is a paid employee at Davis Wright Tremaine in Bellevue. As part of the law firm’s inclusive program, Bisbee distributes snacks and office supplies to her co-workers. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Burt Mann honored as North Bend Citizen of the Year

World War II veteran and longtime North Bend resident Burt Mann was honored as Citizen of the Year.

Eastside firefighter Danika Lawson making coffee at the first brew off event at the Trail Youth Coffee Home on March 19. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Local first responders participate in brew off event at Trail Youth Coffee Home

Firefighters and police officers compete for the brew off trophy.

Eastside firefighter Danika Lawson making coffee at the first brew off event at the Trail Youth Coffee Home on March 19. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

North Bend’s Sunset Garage underway on historic restoration

Sunset Garage is underway on its historic restoration thanks to grant funding from 4Culture.

Boots v. Badges at Trail Youth Coffee

North Bend public safety officials will competitively prepare drinks at Trail Youth Coffee, March 12 and March 19. The competition is known as “Boots Vs.… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2019

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs

By Lisa Rosenblum Special to the Record Key measures of a healthy economy include, among other things, new businesses that create jobs and attract skilled… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2019

North Bend’s Huxdotter Coffee consturction underway

Huxdotter Coffee is in the midst of construction on an all new cafe and drive-thru.

  • Mar 5, 2019
Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Gloria McNeely celebrates her 100th brithday at city hall

The former Snoqualmie Valley Record Editor Gloria McNeely celebrated her 100th birthday.

Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo
Mount Si High School Cheerleaders perform at the national championships in Orlando, Fla. Photo courtesy of Rex Lau

Cheerleaders win national event

Universal Cheerleaders Association National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Fla.

  • Mar 2, 2019
Mount Si High School Cheerleaders perform at the national championships in Orlando, Fla. Photo courtesy of Rex Lau

Snoqualmie Tribe celebrates ‘Land Into Trust’ decision

The decision comes after a challenge to the Tribe’s federal recognition made in 2015.

  • Feb 25, 2019
King County Library System (KCLS) is named the leading U.S. library with 4.8 million digital checkouts in 2018 for the fifth year in a row by Rakuten OverDrive. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook.

King County Library System exceeds 1 million digital checkouts in 2018

KCLS leads the record for the fifth year in a row

King County Library System (KCLS) is named the leading U.S. library with 4.8 million digital checkouts in 2018 for the fifth year in a row by Rakuten OverDrive. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook.

Motivation springs us to action

Maintaining motivation of resolutions through rest of year.

  • Feb 5, 2019

Happy Life: Mindfulness and love

Real-life love stories are a celebration of life’s ups and downs.

  • Feb 3, 2019
‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Women become ninjas in local self defense classes

Instructor Fauzia Lala aims to empower, educate women to protect themselves.

‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

All that jazz…

Jazz bands performing on Jan. 23.

  • Jan 22, 2019
North Bend Automotive sits just a mile Southwest from downtown North Bend in the shadow of Mt. Si (Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo)

SPOTLIGHT 2019: A repair shop that puts the customer first

Bobby Farris leads North Bend Automotive team.

North Bend Automotive sits just a mile Southwest from downtown North Bend in the shadow of Mt. Si (Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo)
Dirtfish’s media manager Trevor Wert stands against a wall of suits worn by professional Dirtfish racers. Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo

SPOTLIGHT 2019: Dirtfish teaches you how to drive the rally way

Drivers range from age 15 to 80-something.

Dirtfish’s media manager Trevor Wert stands against a wall of suits worn by professional Dirtfish racers. Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo